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Crystal Shaeffel 27, of Little Falls, cries after walking up the driveway of the

Little Falls teenage shooting victims were cousins


LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Two central Minnesota teenagers who were killed during an alleged break-in at a man's home were cousins and high school athletes who were popular among their schoolmates, officials said.

Little Falls school officials identified the victims as cousins Haile Kifer, 18, and Nicholas Brady, 17. The shooter, 64-year-old Byron David Smith of Little Falls, was being held for second-degree murder and is likely to be charged Monday.

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